§ Mr. Fatchett
To ask the Secretary of State for Defence if he will set out the activities designed to recognise the role of Merchant Navy personnel included in the national programme to commemorate VE day; and if he will make a statement. 
§ Mr. Soames
I refer the hon. Member to the answer that I have to the hon. Member for Islington, South and Finsbury (Mr. Smith) on 28 April 1995,Official Report, column 772.